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C-Kit Mutation (PCR) [Referral]
Detection of exon 8 and exon 11 mutations by PCR to diagnose mast cell tumors.
One of the following: fixed tissue, paraffin embedded tissue, 10 unstained formalin-fixed tissue sections on positively charged slides. Slide preparation at TVMDL using submitted tissue will incur a $12.50 charge.
Tissue: sealed, leak-proof, wide mouth plastic container. Samples submitted in glass containers are not acceptable and will incur an additional processing charge.
Slides: slide container.
Label all samples. Ship overnight at ambient temperature.
This test is performed at the Michigan State University Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory in Lansing, MI. Prices for tests performed outside TVMDL may not include lab accession and forwarding fees and are subject to change without notice. Turnaround times vary depending on shipping time and the referral lab's schedule.Slide preparation at TVMDL using submitted tissue will incur a $12.50 charge.